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Motorcyclist dies following County Durham crash

A motorcyclist has died in hospital shortly after he came off his bike in County Durham.

James Kenneth Gaines, from Tanfield Lea, suffered serious injuries in the incident at Healey Field Lane near Castleside on Sunday morning.

He taken to hospital by air ambulance, but later died.

It is believed he lost control of his Honda. A motorcyclist following him also came off his bike, but was not seriously injured.

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